A module for the IBM i (AS, iSeries) that enables you an easy conversion of print spool files from the IBM i to XML flies. – Spool to XML in seconds!. On iSeries, instead of transferring a spool file to an Excel spreadsheet, use the CPYTOIMPF command to create a CVS text file that can be easily loaded into. This allows the first character to be used as a control character so that you can convert the contents of the physical file back to a spool file and.

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Convert IBM i (AS/) data and Spool files into XML

Simon Hutchinson November 13, at This ultimately saves your time and money by moving your business away from paper-based documents and by distributing information via electronic formats. The above post was to describe how to create a PDF file from a spool file without human intervention, for example: Channel channel-number Specify which channels are used to control skipping on a report.

Tim Austin March 31, at 4: In this example I will save it to the document test.

CPF Necessary resource not available. Anonymous October 7, at 2: But I have a problem.


Creating PDF files from spool files | – From AS to IBM i

Convert spool to PDF? Graphics data is lost.

But are any of them as powerful as Spopl http: You can learn more about these from the IBM web site: If this is you feel free to use the Contact Form to send me as4000 comment and I will post it for you, please include the title of the post so I know which one to post the comment to.

All these posts are developed and tested on servers running IBM i 7. The 4-byte print control code is created. Sending the PDFs by email.

The assigned channel values as specified on the command are as follows: This conversion allows the use of spooled files in applications using microfiche, data communications, or data processing.

Moti March 27, at 9: Miles Butler March 28, at Line 3 assigned to channel 1 Line 15 assigned to channel 4. Having a problem when I copy the spool file to pdf with overlay.

CoolSpools can do all of this and more — as well as formatting the output in a way that suits you. Ae400 August 3, at 7: In my second example I am copying an existing spool file to my folder as a PDF file: If it is not installed on your server ask your IBM i administrator to install: Need to incorporate along with traditional spool files.


Find out more at http: For IBM i 6. I rely on viewing the list of filse programs to see if it is there.

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Markus During June 8, at 3: However, with the CoolSpools Spool Converter solution, you can automatically generate reports to PDF files and distribute them electronically sa400 publish them in the cloud. When it comes to converting spool to Excel, PDF, XML or many other popular file formats, few — if any — System i solutions on the market match the simplicity and versatility of CoolSpools software.

The licensed program code if different depending upon which release your server is running:. Job name name Specify the name of the job that created the spooled file. Juan Dragone March 26, at 8: Its powerful iSeries XML conversion can output data that can be used to populate your website.